Salisbury – Ocean City, MD: EJ Foxx has joined Adams Radio of Delmarva. EJ takes over as middays on “Your Country, 107.7 WKHI. Adams owns and operates WKHI FM (Country), WGBG FM (Classic Rock), WZBH FM (Active Rock), and WOCQ FM (CHR) Maryland.
A longtime Maryland and Washington DC native, EJ has done it all! With more than 10 years as a program director she bring a wealth of experience to assist in the growth of Your Country. Her involvement in the local community in second to none. EJ most recently served CAT country from 1994 to 2016 when they left the country format. Prior to Cat, she was on air with WASH FM in DC and on air in Baltimore with WMAR TV. EJ describes herself as someone who loves working on air, has a huge heart and enjoys serving the public and helping making the community a better place for all. EJ has a BA in Theater & Communications from New York University. She has worked extensively in the past with great organizations including: March of Dimes, Children’s House By The Sea, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Cancer Support Community of Delmarva, Humane Society of Wicomico and Worcester Counties and Women Supporting Women.
Paul Burton, VP & GM of Adams Radio of Delmarva commented: “We continue to build a stellar on air staff in Maryland and EJ is a fine example of that. I have known EJ for years and could not be more excited to finally get to be partners with her. We have no doubt with her new signal she will make some real noise in the market!”
EJ added, “I am thrilled to become part of the Adams Radio family! I truly thought life on country radio in Maryland was over when CAT left the format…then BOOM! Along comes not only a new station…but a lot more power! I will be blasting out from Easton to Ocean City and Milford to Pokemoke City on 25,000 watts…WOW! I am excited!!”
About Adams Radio Group: Adams Radio Group is a medium to small market radio group focused on local radio operations and creating great marketing opportunities in local communities. We are heavily involved in the communities we serve and are dedicated to the growth and success of the communities and clients we serve. Our employees are well seasoned radio professionals that know how to work with local communities and businesses. Adams owns and operates stations in Fort Wayne, Northwest Indiana, Salisbury-Ocean City, and Las Cruces.
The ownership group of ARG is comprised of individual investors led by Stephen Adams, who is Chairman and majority owner of The Adams Companies, a diversified group of companies encompassing wineries, outdoor advertising, recreational vehicles and related services. Stephen Adams was the former Chairman of Adams Radio Corporation and Adams Broadcast Group, which successfully owned and operated radio and TV stations across the country including San Diego, Phoenix, Seattle, Monterey, Grand Rapids, St. Louis, Charlotte, Denver, Wilmington, and San Antonio during the period 1985 through 1993.